Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, architecture, banking and finance, construction, education, health care, media, municipal and nonprofit.
Succession planning started early at Springfield companies.
Operators say demand is high for tournaments in the area.
Alisa Lawler, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development with Multipli Credit Union, says many employees ask their human resources director about borrowing money from their 401(k) plan. …
A former Greene County-owned parking lot is being transformed into a two-story operations center.
Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, health care, manufacturing, municipal, real estate and recreation.
The $2.5 million Jefferson Avenue Footbridge restoration project is one step closer to fruition.
The development adds a 331,200-square-foot warehouse.
Council adds a new member on election day, and the city’s capital improvement tax is renewed.
MSU officials seek $3.2 million in matching funds from the state.
Brandon Donat takes on the CEO role of the $10 million architectural restoration company.
Dake Wells and national partner take over architecture work for Center for Advanced Manufacturing.
Northern Tool + Equipment signs on as a tenant of the south-side development.
The drive-thru tunnel wash in Republic is the first for Speedy Kleen in the Springfield market.
Tim Guillot and Thom Lundberg, partners with Esterly Schneider & Associates say architecture is more than designing a space to fit physical needs. It should also improve emotional well-being. …
Five companies are in the running for the award that will be issued May 8.
The leaders of local engineering firms discuss their growing industry, which is taking some beyond state lines.
Local architecture and engineering firms were asked to submit projects showcasing their expertise.
Working with the Ozark Fire design committee, Torgerson Design Partners LLC is the project architect for the $1.7 million Station No. 2, featuring a cutting-edge design integrated with historic elements.
Prime Inc. is developing a recycling center to separate and shred used truck tires into raw materials suitable for other commercial products or for further recycling.
First entering the Springfield market 15 years ago, Kum & Go LC’s local construction activity is hard to miss these days.
Learn how customer surveys and the Amazon business model inspired Curtis Millsap to find technology to give his customers a better Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program experience at Millsap Farms. His intention was to create a better product for his customers, but discovered it also opened up new markets for the small family-owned agribusiness.
Michael Doss of Emerson Park didn't want to take away from the company's candle sales, while developing a grooming line. So he and his wife are working to build a new brand Wilder & Co. They started building the new brand on social media first with the entire product line eventually moving under the new brand.
Jumping in to lead a team that is already in place can be a challenge in sports and in business. Dana Ford, Head Men's Basketball Coach at Missouri State University says it's important to keep all …
What's the future of marketing research? Deborah Kassarjian of DK Insights says a lot of current marketing innovations are overpromising and underdelivering. Make sure you trust the data source that …
Why would an employee ever turn down a $200 a month raise? Jody Dow with The Springfield Dream Center explains the “Cliff Effect” that exists in the state of Missouri for people who are employed and on state or federal assistance. “You may be getting $500 in food stamps, and your raise is only increasing your pay that month by $200. Well, that’s a $300 discrepancy.” In the state of Missouri, assistance is all or nothing. The Dream Center helps workers in this situation learn how to prepare for in advance for a pay increase that results in a gap in monthly income.
Jason Gage, City Manager for the City of Springfield, says he wants coworkers to enjoy their job, take ownership, as well as understand and fulfill the mission. Gage says the problem in trying to …
“I’ve had a lot of employees that have given their two weeks notice and it was over things that I didn’t even know about, ” says Lauren Brown, Co-owner of Neighbor’s …
Rob Keck, Director of Conservation at Bass Pro Shops, says whether it’s a child negotiating with their parents for an allowance or partnering with some one to meet a goal, we all make deals. Keck …
Mark Walker, a local CEO and a member of the Drury University Board of Trustees, says employers are increasingly seeking college graduates who have some kind of meaningful real-world, hands-on …
“When I started this, I realized, number one, I have to have grit. I have to be able to know it’s a tough road,” says Julie Higgins, CEO of I Pour Life. Higgins says you shouldn’t focus on …